#164 Preparing Your Bedroom For Winter, Top Nutrition Trends of 2020, ADR and Divorce, and Pros and Cons of Cooking Oils

Welcome to this episode of The Tonic, terrestrially broadcast on December 26 and 27, 2020 on AM740 and FM 96.7 in Toronto. Topics covered on the show track the lifestyle articles and themes published in Tonic Magazine. This week we discuss preparing your bedroom for winter with Adarsh Shah, the top nutrition trends with Shauna Lindzon, alternative dispute resolution and divorce with Rachel Nusinoff and the pros and cons of cooking oils with Dr. Emily Lipinski ND

We specifically discuss:

Preparing Your Bedroom For Winter

  • How can we keep our bodies warmer at night?
  • How do you make your mattress cozy?
  • How do we help to get ourselves up in the morning?
  • Pillows
  • Alarm Clocks
  • Goal Setting
  • Improving breathing during sleep
  • Alleviating stress

Top Nutrition Trends of 2020

  • People new to cooking
  • Plant based nutrition and eating
  • Veganism
  • Intermittent fasting
  • Mindful eating

ADR and Divorce

  • Mediation
  • Arbitration
  • The impact of Covid-19
  • Med/Arb hybrid
  • Self-representation
  • Collaborative divorce

Pros and Cons of Cooking Oils

  • Health benefits of cooking oils
  • Processed and hydrogenated oils
  • The role of fat in our bodies
  • Avocado oil
  • Coconut oil
  • Extra-virgin olive oil

For more information about show sponsor Ultramatic and Adarsh Shah go here.

To learn more about Shauna Lindzon, go here

To learn more about Rachel Nusinoff go here

To learn more about Dr. Emily Lipinski ND go here

 

#151 Make Your Bedroom A Sanctuary of Peace, Grey Divorce, Foods That Support Sleep, and Healthy Relationships

Welcome to this episode of The Tonic, terrestrially broadcast on September 26 and 27, 2020 on AM740 and FM 96.7 in Toronto. Topics covered on the show track the lifestyle articles and themes published in Tonic Magazine. This week we discuss how to make your bedroom a sanctuary of peace with Adarsh Shah, the phenomenon of grey divorce with Lorne Fine, foods that support sleep with Megan Horsley and the importance of healthy relationships with Montrella Cowan

We specifically discuss:

How To Turn Your Bedroom Into A Sanctuary of Peace

  • Pillows: “the mattress for your head”
  • How long should you use a pillow for?
  • How do you find the right pillow?
  • New pillow technology
  • duvet/comforters/blankets
  • Sheets

Grey Divorce

  • What is a grey divorce?
  • When do people get divorced?
  • Why is grey divorce happening?
  • Factors militating staying together
  • Assets: matrimonial homes, pensions etc.
  • Division of property
  • Hiring a financial consultant
  • Spousal support
  • Advice for those considering getting a divorce

Foods That Support Sleep

  • The interconnection between nutrition and sleep
  • How sleep affects nutrition
  • Inflammation
  • The gut-brain axis
  • Melatonin
  • Circadian rhythm
  • Foods high in tryptophan
  • Foods with Gaba
  • Herbal teas
  • Caffeine, sugar, alcohol, processed foods

The Importance of Healthy Relationships

  • Why is having healthy relationships so important?
  • Communication
  • What can we do to improve our relationship skills?
  • Let people know that what they’re feeling is okay
  • Give people space
  • How do you learn how to pick up on non-verbal cues?

For more information about show sponsor Ultramatic and Adarsh Shah go here.

To learn more about Lorne Fine go here

To read Megan Horsley’s articles in Tonic Magazine go here

To learn more about Montrella Cowan, go here